The YMCA Early Learning Centre Belconnen is a purpose built facility designed to meet the ACT Childcare Services Standards. The centre is dedicated to early education and care for children aged 6 weeks to school age.
The Early Learning Years Framework has been implemented to complement our service Philosophy and create an environment where everyone feels welcome and has a sense of ownership and belonging. The centre is licensed for 90 children by the Office for Children, Youth and Family Support .
Opening Hours: 7.30am to 6 pm Monday to Friday (closed on Public Holidays)
Location: Corner of Aikman Drive & Joy Cummings Place, Belconnen, ACT
The YMCA firmly believes that high educator: child ratios provides the best learning environment for our children and the best teaching environment for our educators. For this reason, we keep our room ratios as follows:
|Room||Staff: Child Ratio||Total Children in Room|
|1 x Babies||1:4||8|
|2 x Tiny Tots||1:4||8|
|2 x Toddler||1:5||10
|1 x Junior Preschool||1:11||22|
|1 x Preschool||1:11||22|
If you would like to go on our waiting list for a place in a YMCA Early Learning Centre please visit our Enrolments Process page.